Twenty one young persons have been inducted as members of the CARICOM Youth Ambassadors SVG Committee.
Delivering remarks at the initiation ceremony held on Saturday at the Methodist Church Hall in Kingstown, Acting Youth Officer, Mr. Philcol Jeffers, congratulated the new members of the CARICOM Youth Ambassadors SVG Committee and challenged them to achieve the six C’s of Youth Development: Confidence, Competence, Connection, Character, Care and Compassion.
Meanwhile, Minister of National Mobilization, Social Development, Family, Persons with Disabilities and Youth, Hon. Fredrick Stephenson told the new members that not only are they committing themselves to their own advancement and development, but will also assist in the development of this country and the region.
He urged them to display quality leadership at all times.
Among the newly initiated members of the CARICOM Youth Ambassadors SVG Committee are Moureeze Franklyn and Tariq Roberts the Deputy CARICOM Female and Male Youth Ambassadors, respectively.